|Subject:||Re: European Jewish girl's name Chule|
|Author:||Andy ;—) (guest, 188.8.131.52)|
|Date:||December 31, 2007 at 12:58:05 AM|
|Reply to:||European Jewish girl's name Chule by Jonquil|
Never heard of that name. So I asked my Old Testament Hebrew dictionary.
CHOL ist the Hebrew word for "sand", but that doesn't seem to make much sense.
There is a verb CHUL that means "to dance" (Judges 21.21).
There is another verb CHIL (the vowels I and U are often interchangeable), meaning "to be strong, succeed."
There is a Yiddish verb CHULJEN, "to romp."
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